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What tranquil road unvexed by strife

DMI number:
28316
First Line:
What tranquil road unvexed by strife
Last Line:
I'd never live or quickly die
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Imitation / translation / paraphrase
Themes:
Grief / sadness / melancholy
Related People
Author:
Francis Fawkes
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Chalmers (1810) XVI: 276. Forster (1980): 50.
Translated from:
Posidippus
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
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Mankind may rove unvexed by strife
Last Line:
I'd never live or quickly die
Relationship:
Unknown
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
The festoon: a collection of epigrams, ancient and modern [T86025]
Page No(s):
p.88
Poem Title:
III. Against Life. From the Greek of Posidippus.
Attribution:
F.F.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The festoon: a collection of epigrams, ancient and modern [T86180]
Page No(s):
p.84
Poem Title:
Against Life. From the Greek of Posidippus.
Attribution:
F.F.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The festoon: a collection of epigrams, ancient and modern [T86181] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
p.84
Poem Title:
Against Life. From the Greek of Posidippus.
Attribution:
F.F.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The Poetical Calendar. Vol. II. For February. [T146608]
Page No(s):
p.66
Poem Title:
Against Life: From the Greek of Posidippus.
Attribution:
F.F.
Attributed To:
Not attributed